The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 77 108 86
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -22
Permanent jobs citing BGP 27 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.29% 0.16% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.68% 1.30% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 2
Average salary £40,000 £68,750 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.81% +114.84%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+23.45% -10.00%
BGP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
213 154 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 18.05% 12.01% 8.79%
Number of salaries quoted 182 141 72
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

BGP
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the East Sussex region.

BGP Salary Trend in East Sussex

BGP
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +25 14 £40,000 -40.74%
Bexhill-On-Sea - 6 - -
Lewes - 1 £47,500 -
BGP
South East

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex region citing BGP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BGP.

1 41 (80.39%) OSPF
2 35 (68.63%) Juniper
3 33 (64.71%) TCP/IP
4 31 (60.78%) VPN
4 31 (60.78%) Network Security
5 29 (56.86%) VLAN
5 29 (56.86%) Cisco
5 29 (56.86%) EIGRP
6 27 (52.94%) Firewall
6 27 (52.94%) CCNP
6 27 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (47.06%) Linux
7 24 (47.06%) LAN
8 23 (45.10%) WAN
8 23 (45.10%) DNS
8 23 (45.10%) Wireless
8 23 (45.10%) VMware
8 23 (45.10%) VMware Infrastructure
8 23 (45.10%) F5
8 23 (45.10%) HSRP
9 22 (43.14%) MPLS
9 22 (43.14%) CheckPoint
9 22 (43.14%) CCIE
9 22 (43.14%) MySQL
10 21 (41.18%) ITIL
10 21 (41.18%) RIP
10 21 (41.18%) Migration
10 21 (41.18%) IaaS
10 21 (41.18%) Unified Communications
10 21 (41.18%) WAN Optimisation

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex region citing BGP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BGP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (19.61%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.84%) Apache
3 1 (1.96%) Lync
3 1 (1.96%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (41.18%) IaaS
2 3 (5.88%) Office 365
3 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (80.39%) OSPF
2 33 (64.71%) TCP/IP
3 31 (60.78%) VPN
3 31 (60.78%) Network Security
4 29 (56.86%) VLAN
4 29 (56.86%) EIGRP
5 27 (52.94%) Firewall
6 24 (47.06%) LAN
7 23 (45.10%) WAN
7 23 (45.10%) DNS
7 23 (45.10%) Wireless
7 23 (45.10%) HSRP
8 22 (43.14%) MPLS
9 21 (41.18%) RIP
9 21 (41.18%) Unified Communications
10 20 (39.22%) IP Telephony
10 20 (39.22%) Cisco ASA
10 20 (39.22%) VPLS
10 20 (39.22%) SSL
10 20 (39.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (43.14%) MySQL
2 20 (39.22%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (19.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Maven
1 10 (19.61%) Jenkins
2 9 (17.65%) Subversion
2 9 (17.65%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (7.84%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.92%) Electronics
3 2 (3.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (50.98%) Network Engineer
2 21 (41.18%) Senior Network Engineer
3 19 (37.25%) Administrator
3 19 (37.25%) Systems Administrator
4 14 (27.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 14 (27.45%) Linux Administrator
5 10 (19.61%) UNIX Administrator
5 10 (19.61%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.92%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) DevOps Administrator
7 1 (1.96%) Senior Technician
7 1 (1.96%) Infrastructure Technician
7 1 (1.96%) Network Manager
7 1 (1.96%) Solutions Consultant
7 1 (1.96%) Consultant
7 1 (1.96%) Sales Consultant
7 1 (1.96%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (1.96%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) Web Services
2 1 (1.96%) XMPP
2 1 (1.96%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.92%) DTV
2 1 (1.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 24 (47.06%) Linux
2 18 (35.29%) Ubuntu
3 11 (21.57%) Debian
4 10 (19.61%) UNIX
5 4 (7.84%) Windows
6 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) ITIL
1 21 (41.18%) Migration
1 21 (41.18%) WAN Optimisation
1 21 (41.18%) Security Architecture
2 20 (39.22%) Penetration Testing
2 20 (39.22%) Vulnerability Management
3 18 (35.29%) Network Architecture
4 15 (29.41%) Network Monitoring
5 11 (21.57%) Load Balancing
6 9 (17.65%) Configuration Management
7 3 (5.88%) Network Management
8 2 (3.92%) Change Management
8 2 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.92%) Programme Management
8 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.92%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.92%) Network Planning
8 2 (3.92%) DevOps
9 1 (1.96%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 20 (39.22%) Ruby
1 20 (39.22%) Java
1 20 (39.22%) Perl
1 20 (39.22%) Python
2 1 (1.96%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (52.94%) CCNP
1 27 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (43.14%) CCIE
3 20 (39.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 23 (45.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (39.22%) Xen
2 20 (39.22%) KVM
3 4 (7.84%) Ceph
4 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (37.25%) Puppet
2 4 (7.84%) Nagios
2 4 (7.84%) Icinga
Vendors
1 35 (68.63%) Juniper
2 29 (56.86%) Cisco
3 23 (45.10%) VMware
3 23 (45.10%) F5
4 22 (43.14%) CheckPoint
5 20 (39.22%) HP
6 3 (5.88%) Riverbed
7 2 (3.92%) SAP
7 2 (3.92%) NetScout
8 1 (1.96%) Ipanema Technologies
8 1 (1.96%) Sage